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Recent Panama City Beach Area reviews

  • 2014 Sea Breeze Jazz Festival

    "Had a great condo in the Calypso Resort Towers to attend the Sea Breeze Jazz festival. Condo was very comfortable, met all of my needs, and the views of the Gulf of Mexico made it all worthwhile. Looking forward to going back in 2015!"
    Guest: Jazz Vacationer Date of Stay: April 2014 Review Submitted: May 3, 2014
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  • A Slice of Heaven

    "We recently stayed here and what can I say, it was amazing. The beach house was clean and well maintained. In the mornings, I loved to walk out on the balcony with a cup of coffee and listen to the waves crashing on the beach; that has to be the best way to start my day. Being able to walk out the backdoor and be on the beach is absolutely wonderful. One of the features of this house that I think has been overlooked in many of the reviews I have read is the fact that there is an ice maker in the wet bar. Every morning, we were able to fill our cooler with ice and then walk right out to the beach. It was my favorite features of the house. With kids running around, it was very helpful to have 3 bathrooms too. I grilled hamburgers and hotdogs on the patio while listening to the ocean which was awesome. The patio area is very large and works well as a family entertainment area or just a place to sit back and relax. The house is located within walking distance to grocery shopping, restaurants and local attractions. The owner was very responsive to my questions and even gave us some great recommendations on where to eat. On the owner's recommendation, we tried Thomas Donuts one morning and the kids absolutely loved them. The Russell-Fields Pier is nearby and provides not only fishing, but some great views of the beach and the wildlife in the water. We rented a boat at Adventures by Sea and took it to Shell Island where we found hundreds of sand dollars while snorkeling. If you are looking for a great place to go and relax with family, then this is going to fit the bill. I am hoping to be able to go back next year."
    Guest: David M. Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: June 28, 2014
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  • Great time in PCB!

    "My husband and I really enjoyed our time at Edgewater Beach Resort. We had great weather and found it very relaxing! If I could, I would like to recommend a couple items to enhance the rentals future. 1). Putting some sort of room darkening window treatments on the bedroom window. Us, like many on vacation, like to sleep in on vacation. With the current window treatments, there was light in the room as soon as the sun came up. 2). In your VRBO listing, let potential renters know there will be a fee for using the resorts gym facilities (and possibly other amenities). The day we make the walk over there, we were told there was something like a $10.00 per person gym fee if we did not have a resort room key. She said those rooms with the electronic key entry pads had to pay a fee which was not clear in the VRBO listing. This was somewhat disappointing. Other than these two minor items, the room was very clean and well taken care of. We would rent with you again if we ever make the trip back to PCB in the future."
    Guest: Don Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: July 31, 2014
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  • Family Vacation

    "What an amazing family vacation! We've traveled all over the world but this had to have been our best vacation ever. The beach is beautiful, so much for families to do and the house is gorgeous! We had two families and a wide age range and the two master suites mean that everyone can have some privacy while still being together. The view of the beach from the wrap around porch made that our central location where we had coffee in the morning and watched the sunset in the evening. We even watched the dolphins from there! I can't say enough good things about it and we will definitely plan our future trips around Family Matters availability. Thank you!"
    Guest: Family Time Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 16, 2014
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Panama City Beach Area Travel Tips

The history of Panama City Beach goes back to the Native Americans who inhabited the land before the arrival of the British. It was also an important location in World War II and some of the cannon platforms can still be found along the shores.

Each spring, college students flock to Panama City Beach for a week of fun in the sun with thousands of their newest friends. Located in the Florida Panhandle, Panama City Beach sits along the Gulf of Mexico and largely depends on its natural surroundings to draw in tourists and keep the local economy going.

Must-see Attractions in Panama City Beach

St. Andrews State Recreation Area: St. Andrews State Recreation Area is one of Florida’s most popular places for outdoor recreation. It was rated the “No. 1 Beach in America” in 1995 and is known for the 1.5 miles of white sandy beaches, natural dunes and clear waters. Here, the beaches are easy to access and many are undeveloped. You’ll want to do it all with activities to explore such as snorkeling, diving, fishing and outdoor water sports.

Beaches: There are 27 miles of sand and surf to choose from in Panama City Beach, all of which include a different experience. If you want seclusion, head to Shell Island where there’s no development or access, except by boat. Visitors will find a quiet beach escape at Camp Helen State Park and it's only a short walk away from the water. Visitors can enjoy games of beach volleyball at Schooner’s Beach behind LaVela and Spinnaker where you can grab a bite to eat and a refreshing beverage without leaving the beach. The city also offers nearly 100 beach access points, so you won’t have to look hard to find a way to the sand. Children will love building sandcastles and the adults will enjoy a day of sunbathing with the occasional dip in the water.

Dive sites: Panama City Beach features 24 dive sites for the adventurous who want to go deep under the water and get a first-hand look at the world beneath the sea. You can choose from sites like 4 Army Tanks, Chippewa, Fountainbleau Boxcars, Grey Ghost, Liberty Ship, Sherman Tug, The Black Bart and USS Strength.

Zoos: If you’re bringing the kids along for the fun, check out Gulf World Marine Park and the ZooWorld Zoological and Botanical Park. These attractions are full of marine animals and typical zoo creatures.

Man in the Sea Museum: Learn more about the old ways of deep sea exploration at the Man in the Sea Museum. There are written records, diagrams and drawings to help show what life was like for those who spent their lives below the surface in search of sea life and underwater habitats.

Shopping and Dining in Panama City Beach

Shopping in Panama City Beach: There’s no shame in taking a break from the beach to enjoy a day of retail therapy. There are boutiques that line the streets of Panama City beach as well as open-air malls near the coastline. If you want an unique souvenir to bring home, stop by speciality shops such as Pieces and Blue Heron Fine Gifts. The city’s speciality shops also feature handmade jewelry as well as antiques, collectibles and traditional beachy treats. Beach House Market is home to more than 20 vendors who sell sea-inspired gifts. Visitors to the city shouldn’t leave without shopping at Pier Park. Although it doesn’t quite fit the description of a mall, Pier Park has more than 1 million feet full of local favorites and big-name stores for you to shop until you drop.

Dining in Panama City Beach: You don’t even need to leave the beach to grab a bite to eat. Some of the best views in the city are at restaurants lining the coast. Many of the eateries offer open-air casual dining while you watch the sun set and fishermen head back in from a day at sea. Many diners go for the chargrilled grouper or the fresh Apalachicola oysters. If you aren’t a fan of seafood, don’t worry because Southern barbecue, steak and pulled pork options are also available.

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